While in Detroit for the movie premiere of Sparkle, Jordin Sparks sat down with Fantasee Blu of Detroit’s 105.9 Kiss to speak about her role in the movie. During their conversation Jordin Sparks reveals her next movie role that she is currently shooting with Alicia Keys and Jennifer Hudson: Inevitable Defeat of Mister and Pete.
Inevitable Defeat of Mister and Pete is an executive produced film by Alicia Keys.
According to Playbill,
The film, written by Michael Starrbury, follows two inner-city kids who are left to fend for themselves after their mothers are taken away by authorities.
Inevitable also co-stars Jeffrey Wright and Anthony Mackie, and is directed and produced by George Tillman Jr., the man responsible for directing Soul Food, Men of Honor and Notorious. Other producers on the project include Rachel Cohen, Jana Edlebaum, Bob Teitel and Susan Lewis, who serves as co-executive producer with Keys.
Sparkle opens in theaters August 17th.
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Musical prodigy, Sparkle (Jordin Sparks) struggles to become a star while overcoming issues that are tearing her family apart. From an affluent Detroit area and daughter to a single mother (Whitney Houston), she tries to balance a new romance with music manager, Stix (Derek Luke) while dealing with the unexpected challenges her new life will bring as she and her two sisters (Carmen Ejogo and Tika Sumpter) strive to become a dynamic singing group during the Motown-era.